John Calvin was a French pastor, theologian, and reformer during the ‘Protestant Reformation.’ He played a pivotal role in the development of ‘Christian Theology’ that was later called ‘Calvinism.’ He was also a polemic and penitent writer who stirred a lot of controversy. He also introduced new form of liturgy and new forms of church government. He was initially trained as a humanist lawyer. In 1530, he broke from the ‘Roman Catholic Church.’ We have curated some quotes and sayings by John Calvin which have been extracted from his writings, teachings, preachings, thoughts and life. Zoom through the collection of quotes and thoughts by John Calvin on humanity, faith, Christianity, religion, prayer, heart, men, women, worship, love, sacrifice, faults, peaceful, delight, desire, gospel, miracles, world, and blessings.
Seeing that a Pilot steers the ship in which we sail, who will never allow us to perish even in the midst of shipwrecks, there is no reason why our minds should be overwhelmed with fear and overcome with weariness.
Man's mind is like a store of idolatry and superstition; so much so that if a man believes his own mind it is certain that he will forsake God and forge some idol in his own brain.
The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.
God preordained, for his own glory and the display of His attributes of mercy and justice, a part of the human race, without any merit of their own, to eternal salvation, and another part, in just punishment of their sin, to eternal damnation.